O'side URGE Gastropub and Whiskey Bank- Oceanside
When you've got the urge to indulge your senses in food and drink, the newly opened URGE Gastropub in Oceanside will satisfy. URGE is more than just a place for good craft beer and comfort foods; in fact, it's a Whiskey bank, too, so you're able to indulge and splurge in an eclectic selection of the world's finest Whiskeys. Stop in for a shot of Whiskey, cold beer, and an appetizer, such as the Crispy Brussels Sprouts with Blue Cheese, Applewood Smoked Bacon, Dates, Candied Nuts, Maple and Back Pepper Glaze. Settle down and order the Beef Short Rib Burger, featuring a Grass Fed Beef Patty, Slow Braised Short Rib, Arugula, Caramelized Onion, Chorizo Aioli and Bacon Fig Jam.
Saltbox - San Diego
Saltbox, in downtown San Diego brings farm-fresh ingredients into a creative menu with dishes that harmonize with what you eat and drink. Definitely a place for cocktails, where one sip of the Fresh Prince, featuring Espolon Reposado Tequila, Juniper Honey, Fresh Cranberry and Sage, will have you doing that funky dance as seen on "The Fresh Prince of Bel Air", only San Diego-style! Of course, all of that dancing and libation drinking is going to make you hungry, the perfect opportunity for a Grilled Flat Iron Steak complete with Potato Confit, Bourbon Onions, Braised Greens, and Shallot Glaze.
Common Theory Public House - Clairemont Mesa East
Once you step inside the Common Theory Public House in Clairemont Mesa, prepare to experience a Gastropub with an Asian Twist. Thanks to 30 - 34 Craft Beers on tap, you'll have no problem finding a Pint of World-Class San Diego Craft Beers. Once you select your drink, be sure to order a pound of Fresh Mussels served with Fries or Toasted Baguette and your choice of sauce such as White Wine Gremolata, Poblano, Thai Curry, Habanero Hellfire, or Bacon and Cremini Mushroom. Tip: great Happy Hour includes $3 off Draft Beer at 3pm!
Priority Public House - Leucadia
Make it a priority to hit up at least one Gastropub in your lifetime. The Priority Public House in Leucadia fits the standards of a fine Gastropub worth checking out. Good food - check. Cocktails - check. Craft Beer on tap -check. Yep, Priority Public House has got what you need for a casual night or day out drinking and eating. Vegetarians will rave over the Crispy Cauliflower with Anchovy Vinaigrette or Charred Broccolini with Romesco Sauce, Pickled Fresno Chilis, and Garlic. Of course, meat eaters will find plenty to love, such as the mouth-watering Pork Belly with Citrus Greens and Balsamic Orange Syrup or Grass Fed Filet Mignon served with Roasted Baby Potatoes and Seasonal Veggies.